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New Home Sales in October 2021 at annual rate of 745,000

11/24/21 10:00AM - New Home Sales
Sales of new single‐family houses in October 2021 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 745,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. This is 0.4 percent (±21.1 percent)* above the revised September rate of 742,000, but is 23.1 …more…

University of Michigan Consumer Confidence declined in November to 67.4

11/24/21 10:00AM - Consumers expressed less optimism than any other time in the past decade, including more negative prospects for their own finances as well as for the overall economy, according to the University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers.

The decline was due to rapidly escalating inflation combined with the absence of federal policies that would effectively curb a surging inflation rate, said U-M economist Richard Curtin, director of the surveys. While pandemic induced supply-line shortages were the …more…

3Q2021 GDP preliminary estimate increased 2.1%

11/24/21 08:30AM - Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased at an annual rate of 2.1 percent in the third quarter of 2021 (table 1), according to the "second" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the second quarter, real GDP increased 6.7 percent.

The GDP estimate released today is based on more complete source data than were available for the "advance" estimate issued last month. In the advance estimate, the increase in real GDP was 2.0 percent. The update primarily reflects upward revisions to personal consumption …more…

October 2021 New Orders for Durable Goods decreased 0.5%, Ex-Trans up 0.5%

11/24/21 08:30AM - New Orders
New orders for manufactured durable goods in October decreased $1.2 billion or 0.5 percent to $260.1 billion, the U.S. Census Bureau announced today. This decrease, down two consecutive months, followed a 0.4 percent September decrease. Excluding transportation, new orders increased 0.5 percent. Excluding defense, new orders …more…

Weekly Initial Unemployment Claims decrease 71,000 to 199,000

11/24/21 08:30AM - In the week ending November 20, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 199,000, a decrease of 71,000 from the previous week's revised level. This is the lowest level for initial claims since November 15, 1969 when it was 197,000. The previous week's level was revised up by 2,000 from 268,000 to 270,000. The 4-week …more…

Personal Income Increased 0.5%, Spending Increased 1.3% in October 2021

11/24/21 08:30AM - Personal income increased $93.4 billion (0.5 percent) in October according to estimates released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (tables 3 and 5). Disposable personal income (DPI) increased $63.0 billion (0.3 percent) and personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $214.3 billion …more…

Purchase Apps up, Refi's up in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

11/24/21 07:00AM - Mortgage applications increased 1.8 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending November 19, 2021.

The Market Composite Index, a measure of mortgage loan application volume, increased 1.8 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from one week earlier. On an unadjusted basis, the Index increased 0.1 percent compared with the previous week. The Refinance Index increased 0.4 …more…

Richmond Fed's Current Activity Index inched down to 11 in November 2021

11/23/21 10:00AM - the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. The composite index inched down from 12 in October to 11 in November but remained in expansionary territory. All three component indexes — shipments, new orders, and employment — continued to reflect growth. However, many firms reported that inventories were too low, as the index for finished goods …more…

Philadelphia Fed NonManufacturing Survey suggest continued expansion in November 2021

11/23/21 08:30AM - Nonmanufacturing business activity expanded this month, according to the firms responding to the November Nonmanufacturing Business Outlook Survey. The indexes for general activity at the firm level, new orders, and sales/revenues all increased this month. The full- and part-time employment indexes remained positive, and the prices paid and …more…

Existing-Home Sales rose 0.8% in October 2021

11/22/21 10:00AM - Existing-home sales increased in October, marking two straight months of growth, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Two of the four major U.S. regions saw month-over-month sales climb, one region reported a drop and the fourth area held steady in October. On a year-over-year basis, each region witnessed …more…